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Author Saitō, Tamaki, 1961-

Title Beautiful fighting girl / Saitō Tamaki ; translated by J. Keith Vincent and Dawn Lawson ; commentary by Hiroki Azuma.

Published Minneapolis : University of Minnesota Press, c2011.

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 UniM Bail  741.5352422 SAIT    AVAILABLE
Uniform title Sentō bishōjo no seishin bunseki. English
Physical description xxv, 213 p. : ill. ; 22 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents A note on the translation -- Translator's introduction: Making it real : fiction, desire, and the queerness of the beautiful fighting girl / J. Keith Vincent -- Preface -- The psychopathology of the Otaku -- Letter from an Otaku -- Beautiful fighting girls outside Japan -- The strange kingdom of Henry Darger -- A genealogy of the beautiful fighting girl -- The emergence of the phallic girls -- Afterword to the first edition (2000) -- Afterword to the paperback edition (2006) -- Commentary. The elder sister of Otaku: Japan's database animals / Hiroki Azuma.
Language notes Translated from the Japanese.
Other author Vincent, Keith, 1968-
Lawson, Dawn.
Azuma, Hiroki, 1971-
Subject Comic books, strips, etc. -- Japan -- History and criticism.
Women in popular culture -- Japan.
Girls in popular culture -- Japan.
Girls in literature.
Girls in art.
Popular culture -- Japanese influences.
Animated films -- Japan -- History and criticism.
ISBN 9780816654505 (alk. paper)
0816654506 (alk. paper)
9780816654512 (pbk. : alk. paper)
0816654514 (pbk. : alk. paper)